Thursday, May 17, 2007

art shows ive been in recently

West End Community Church and Barefoot Republic Camps, Masterpiece Ministries will host an Art Benefit on April 20, 2007.

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April 21 Janet Heilbronn Benefit Concert and Silent Auction, @ 854 Bradford in Nashville. A Special Out on the Deck Event: MammoJam. An art/music healing benefit for Janet Heilbronn. Doors open at 2:30pm and music begins at 3:00pm. Auction items will include work from the members of Off the Wall art group and many gift certificates from local businesses. www.myspace.com/puplehouseconcerts, www.saysitall.com/mammojam

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King’s Daughters Art from the Heart Tour a tour of downtown, 4 p.m. May 4th, beginning at LP Field, 5:30 p.m. art show at Dollar General Headquarters begins, $65, 385-4106 for tickets.“Art from the Heart” to benefit Day Home for children

Published: Thursday, 05/03/07 Nearly 20 local artists will be selling their original pieces of artwork during a fundraiser to benefit the Kings Daughters Day Home, which provides quality childcare for parents, regardless of their ability to pay.The art event and cocktail reception will be held at Dollar General’s corporate headquarters on Conference Drive in Goodlettsville Friday night, May 18, beginning at 6 p.m.The event includes a cocktail reception with heavy appetizers, leading up to the live and silent auction of artwork from many well-known artists and artisans in the area.

Canvas artists will be displaying their oils, pastels, acrylics and charcoal for sale and artisans will have original jewelry, pottery, glass and other distinctive artwork for home or office environments. One craftsman, Randall Martin, is well-known for his wood carvings, and one of his pieces is on display at the White House. The featured artist of the event is Shannon Curley.

Tickets to the event are $35. Please contact Carolyn Adams at (615) 865-0055.

The artwork will be open to the public and available for purchase Saturday, May 19, from 10 a.m. until 4p.m. No tickets are required for the Saturday event.